Jennifer Carlson

Jennifer has written 3 articles for Nouse

Yet more unrealistic targets

The Government are, as a rule, fond of gestures of commitment. The Environment Secretary Ed Miliband has committed the UK to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 80 % by 2050. Setting ambitious targets such as this indicate that they [the Government] take issues seriously, and act as a sign to other countries that Britain is leading progress

Austen, Dickens and Another Wet Shirt

As the nights draw in and a Dickensian fog descends over York, you know it’s costume drama time on the BBC. And if you’re watching a TV adaptation of a literary great, chances are you’re watching something penned by Andrew Davies

1984 – Review

It occurred to me before watching the performance how difficult it must be to adapt ‘1984’ to the stage – a book so ingrained in both popular culture and the public consciousness. George Orwell’s dystopian novel portrays a bleak vision of a future in which a totalitarian regime suppresses personal freedom